Paintings Available for Sale

Infinity l
Infinity l

Acrylic on canvas 100 cm x 100 cm 2021 Notes: An abstraction. The first in a new INFINITY Series. As a wise monk once said one cannot use the finite to define the Infinite.

Infinity ll
Infinity ll

Acrylic on canvas 100 cm x 100 cm 2021 Notes: An abstraction. The second work in the new INFINITY Series.

The Eye of The Inner Storm
The Eye of The Inner Storm

Mixed media on linen 18 inches x 18 inches 2021 Notes: An abstraction. What goes on within the mind? Behind the smiles, behind the silence, behind the fears.

The World Within
The World Within

Mixed media on 2 canvases Round canvas: diameter 8 inches Mounted on stretched canvas sized 12 inches x 36 inches 2021 Notes: An abstraction acknowledging and honoring our inner world.

Secret Forest
Secret Forest

Mixed media on canvas 183cm x 152 cm 2021 Notes: Semi abstraction. A work that took months to complete: it is the forerunner of what the artist hopes will be her DREAM SERIES.

Blossoms of Renewal
Blossoms of Renewal

Mixed media on stretched round canvas Diameter: 12 inches/ 30 cm 2021 Notes: The sakura, cherry blossoms of Japan heralds the dawning of Spring and symbolises new beginnings and renewal. Undeniably, renewal is essential to life: our body cells need renewal if we are to survive and lead healthy lives.

Initiation
Initiation

Acrylic on sandpaper 20 inches x 26 inches 2021 Notes: The start of something new. The constant need to refortify, restrategise. The welcoming of new beginnings. The process of becoming.

Life l
Life l

Acrylic on canvas 40 inches x 40 inches 2021 Notes: An abstraction from a new series: LIFE. The first in the series focuses on the importance and need for wholeness and healing. Blue predominates as it is a color synonymous with healing.

Life ll
Life ll

Acrylic on canvas 40 inches x 40 inches 2021 Notes: An abstraction from the new series: LIFE. Bright colors denote the vibrant energy of life and positive living.

Life lll
Life lll

Acrylic on canvas 40 inches x 40 inches 2021 Notes: An abstraction from the new series: LIFE. This expression reminds us of the need for balance. How essential balance is for well being and inner peace.

Life lV
Life lV

Acrylic on canvas 40 inches x 40 inches 2021 Notes: An abstraction from the new series: LIFE. Life is a gift, a blessing. Life is precious and should not be squandered. Life should be honored, cherished and celebrated. Life was there before birth and goes beyond death.

The Circle of Spring
The Circle of Spring

Acrylic, ink & oil on round canvas Diameter: 16 inches 2021 Notes: Inspired by the Cherry Blossoms of Japan, a pink tree heralds the dawning of the season of Spring. This is the first tree in this series dedicated to the four seasons.

The Circle of Summer
The Circle of Summer

Acrylic, ink & oil on round canvas Diameter: 16 inches 2021 Notes: A sumptuous tree in the height of Summer, thick in foliage, and dressed in verdant green.

The Circle of Autumn
The Circle of Autumn

Acrylic, ink & oil on round canvas Diameter: 16 inches 2021 Notes: Inspired by momiji, those miniature maple leaves of Japan, the third tree in this series of mandalas honoring the four seasons, bursts in rich tones of reds, so typical of the autumnal foliage.

The Circle of Winter
The Circle of Winter

Acrylic, ink & oil on round canvas Diameter: 16 inches 2021 Notes: The circle comes into the stillness of winter, a season to go inward and take stock. Colors are predominantly blue, synonymous with tranquility and healing.

Choices
Choices

Collage/Mixed media on framed canvas panel 16 inches x 12 inches 2021 Notes: A pair of earrings by Mario Valentino has been collaged in this work: an angel and a little devil: denoting the choices we have to make everyday of our lives.

Color Me Rainbows
Color Me Rainbows

Mixed media on canvas 18 inches x 18 inches 2021 Notes: Inspired by the grandeur and colors of the Maharani during the days of the Raj in India.

Espirit
Espirit

Mixed media on canvas 24 inches x 48 inches 2021 Notes: An abstraction. Capturing the essence of spirit.

Unfoldment
Unfoldment

Acrylic & ink on canvas 16 inches x 12 inches 2021 Notes: The lotus is a symbol of spiritual unfoldment. But in a pandemic, the aspirant wears a mask.

Cherry Blossoms
Cherry Blossoms

Collage, Acrylic & Resin on wood 10 inches x 12 inches 2021 Notes: An abstraction

Beyond Philosophy
Beyond Philosophy

Mixed media on canvas 27 inches x 35 inches 2018/2020 Notes: An abstraction pondering transcending the intellect. Taking things from form to the formless. The work began in 2018 but was only completed two years later.

Redemption
Redemption

Mixed media on wood 50 cm x 50 cm 2020 Notes: An abstraction.

Abundance
Abundance

Acrylic on canvas 61 inches x 55.5 inches Year completed: 2017 Notes: A plethora of colors burst out in a splash suggesting the presence of abundance. Not just of the material kind but that of the flowering of consciousness.

Sea of Dragons
Sea of Dragons

Oil & Acrylic on canvas Each panel: 48 inches x 24 inches Year completed: 2016 Notes: A painting comprising three panels. A symbol of auspiciousness for the Chinese, dragons were often believed to be associated with water. In ancient China, dragons were said to be rain-makers.

The Flowering of Peace
The Flowering of Peace

Acrylic on canvas 36 inches x 36 inches 90 cm x 90 cm 2021 Notes: A semi abstraction expressing the blossoming of peace using floral like motifs. Flowers represent growth, beauty and sacrifice. To have peace, a certain amount of sacrifice is essential.

Celebrations
Celebrations

Acrylic on canvas 36 inches x 24 inches 91 cm x 60 cm 2020 Notes: An abstraction on joy and jubilation. Colors are bright and festive.

Unity
Unity

Mixed media on canvas 30 inches x 30 inches 2020 Notes: Abstraction. In the national colors of my country, Singapore, to commemorate our 55th birthday.

Cathay
Cathay

Acrylic on canvas 63 inches x 85 inches 2019 Notes: In a plethora of rich and vibrant colors, here’s an abstraction romancing the days of Marco Polo at the Imperial court of China. Cathay was the alternative historical name in English for the China of long ago.

The End of Time
The End of Time

Collage/Mixed Media on canvas 24 inches x 48 inches 2018 Notes: An abstraction in salutation of time. Like the tides, time waits for no man. Undeniably time inevitably fascinates.

Death of a Dragon
Death of a Dragon

(Yet The Dragon Never Dies) Acrylic on canvas 65 inches x 70 inches 165 cm x 177 cm Year completed: 2018 Notes: A reminder that even the strong and the powerful must meet its end. But then, isn’t the dragon mythical? And hence, indestructible?

The Domain
The Domain

Acrylic on canvas 60 inches x 48 inches Year completed: 2015 Notes: Brilliant hues color the domain. It is a place of freedom. Of Celebration. And of joy. A bodhisattva sits upon the branch of a tree. Below giant wild lotuses burst into view.

Phoenix
Phoenix

Collage & acrylic on canvas 36 inches x 24 inches 2021 AVAILABLE AT MONAT GALLERY, MADRID,SPAIN. www.monatgallery.com

Joy
Joy

Acrylic on canvas 36 inches x 24 inches 2021 AVAILABLE AT MONAT GALLERY, MADRID, SPAIN. www.monatgallery.com

Genesis
Genesis

Mixed media on canvas 40 inches x 40 inches 2021 AVAILABLE AT MONAT GALLERY, MADRID, SPAIN. www.monatgallery.com

The Void
The Void

Acrylic on canvas 40 inches x 40 inches 2021 AVAILABLE AT MONAT GALLERY, MADRID, SPAIN. www.monatgallery.com

Creation l (The Cosmos)
Creation l (The Cosmos)

Mixed media on canvas 36 inches x 36 inches 2021 Notes: From The Energy Series: The First Quartet. Specially painted for VRAF by Contemporary Art Station (London/Tokyo)

Creation ll (Nature)
Creation ll (Nature)

Mixed media on canvas 36 inches x 36 inches 2021 Notes: From The Energy Series: The First Quartet. Specially painted for VRAF by Contemporary Art Station (London/Tokyo)

Creation lll (Man)
Creation lll (Man)

Mixed media on canvas 36 inches x 36 inches 2021 Notes: From The Energy Series: The First Quartet. Specially painted for VRAF by Contemporary Art Station (London/Tokyo)

Emergence
Emergence

Mixed media on canvas 36 inches x 36 inches 2021 Notes: From The Energy Series: The First Quartet. Specially painted for VRAF by Contemporary Art Station (London/Tokyo)

Peace Peace Peace
Peace Peace Peace

Acrylic on canvas 12 inches x 12 inches 2021 Notes: An abstraction of an expression of peace. With the word peace in Mandarin, Sanskrit and Arabic.

Cosmic Bliss
Cosmic Bliss

Mixed media on canvas panel 16 inches x 20 inches 40 cm x 50 cm 2021 Notes: An abstraction expressing cosmic energy in welcoming the lunar new year.

Earth, Wind & Fire
Earth, Wind & Fire

Collage/mixed media on wood 60 cm x 60 cm 2020 Notes: A tribute to the elements that should be respected at all times. One of two new works inspired by the fundraising project of ACCES to support the typhoon victims of the Philippines.

Zest
Zest

Collage/mixed media on canvas panel 24 inches x 20 inches 2020 Notes: An abstraction.

The Pink Oasis
The Pink Oasis

Oil on canvas 24 inches x 20 inches 2016/2020 Notes: Work began in 2016 but this abstraction was only released for sale in October 2020. Somehow it just did not feel right to put it on the market before? I still do not know why?

Cosmic Love
Cosmic Love

Mixed media on canvas 140cm x 100cm 55 inches x 40 inches 2020 Notes: An abstraction inspired by the opera La Boheme.

Changes
Changes

Mixed media on round canvas Diameter: 16 inches 2020 Notes: An abstraction inspired by the many changes in the world; more so today than ever before. These changes range from external climatic changes to changes in the terrain of one’s ‘inner city’. The one thing we can be certain of is change.

Metamorphosis lll
Metamorphosis lll

Ink & acrylic on canvas 24 inches x 24 inches 2020 Notes: The third in the Metamorphosis series. Making changes. With flowers symbolising the growth and maturity that comes through transformation.

Memories of Old Chinatown
Memories of Old Chinatown

Collage & mixed media on canvas 16 inches x 20 inches 2020 (Collaboration with the late Martin Fu)

Jubilation
Jubilation

Mixed Media on canvas 63 inches x 39.5 inches 160 cm x 100 cm 2020 Notes: From the Art in a Time of Covid series. That in spite of uncertainties and anxieties, we have hope, faith and a good reason to be grateful. Colors heal and light the way for change.

Quest
Quest

Oil on canvas 18 inches x 36 inches 45 cm x 90 cm 2019

Time & Space
Time & Space

Acrylic on canvas 24 inches x 48 inches 2019 Notes: An abstraction expressing the artist’s concept of endless time and infinite space.

Strength
Strength

Acrylic & Oil on canvas 24 inches x 36 inches 2018 Notes: An abstraction of the bamboo. A symbol of peace, the bamboo is known for its strength and flexibility. It can bend in the face of strong gushing winds, yet it will not snap. Bamboo can teach us important lessons in life.

The Great Mother
The Great Mother

Acrylic on canvas 12 inches x 12 inches 2019 (Melbourne) Notes: An abstraction inspired by the late Mother Teresa.

The Dance of Joy
The Dance of Joy

Acrylic on canvas 53 inches x 67 inches 2019 Notes: An abstraction. Colors bright and vibrant invoking images of a dance of joy.

Cosmic Dance
Cosmic Dance

Mixed media on canvas 24 inches x 48 inches 2021 Notes: An addition to the artist’s Cosmic Series. Specially painted for an annual exhibition in Incheon, South Korea.

Cosmos I
Cosmos I

Acrylic on canvas 24 inches x 28 inches 2017 Notes: The artist has always been intrigued with the colors, shapes and forms of the mysterious Cosmos. Inspired by the gogyoshi of Taro Aizu, a new series celebrating The Cosmos has been born.

Cosmos II
Cosmos II

Acrylic on canvas 24 inches x 28 inches 2017 Notes: An abstraction expressing the colors and energy of the Milky Way.

Cosmos III
Cosmos III

Acrylic on canvas 24 inches x 28 inches 2017 Notes: The fascination of the galaxy continues, as the imagination shoots for the stars.

Moonglow
Moonglow

Mixed Media on canvas 24 inches x 48 inches 2018 Notes: An abstraction honouring Mother Moon. The moon has certainly inspired many a poet, writer, music composer and artist from time immemorial. And it will continue to do so, for all eternity.

Sadhana @ Sunset
Sadhana @ Sunset

Acrylic on cloth 19.5 inches x 15.5 inches 2018 Notes: From the series Nuns, Novices and Men of The Cloth. A lone figure sits in the practice (sadhana in the sanskrit) of meditation.

Monks of 100 Blessings
Monks of 100 Blessings

Acrylic on printed canvas 11.5 inches x 19.5 inches 2018 Notes: From the Nuns, Novices and Men of The Cloth series. Printed on the canvas are the 100 Blessings, wherein the auspicious FU character is written in 100 different scripts from ancient China.

Vespers
Vespers

Mixed Media on oval canvas MaximumHeight: 14 inches Maximum Width: 20 inches 2018 Notes: From the Nuns, Novices & Men of The Cloth Series. The artist just happens to love monks.

Men of The Cloth
Men of The Cloth

Acrylic on round canvas Diameter: 16 inches 2018 Notes: From the series Nuns, Novices and Men of The Cloth.

Carnival
Carnival

Acrylic on canvas 50 inches x 58 inches 127 cm x 147 cm 2018 Notes: An abstraction of heighten energy synonymous with the pleasures of a fun filled carnival.

The Fire in My Soul
The Fire in My Soul

Oil on canvas 24 inches x 24 inches 2018 Notes: An abstraction.

Tok Panjang
Tok Panjang

(The Peranakan Long Table) Mixed Media on canvas Two paintings attached to each other. Maximum height: 48 inches Maximum width: 30 inches Year completed: 2018 Notes: The Tok Panjang is a table laden with gastronomical delights served during Peranakan festivities and celebrations. Peranakan is term describing Straits born Chinese.

Endota Lotus
Endota Lotus

Mixed media on canvas 16 inches x 20 inches Year completed: 2016 (Melbourne) Notes: In the Australian aboriginal language, Endota, means ‘beautiful’. And the lotus, a symbol of peace, and spiritual unfoldment, is indeed a very beautiful flower, that has a great deal to teach us.

Once upon an August Nite
Once upon an August Nite

Collage & Acrylic on canvas 18 inches x 24 inches 2018 Note: Abstraction. Of hidden secrets and wonderful stories. Let the painting take you on a journey of fantasy.

Happy Times
Happy Times

Mixed media on canvas 24 inches x 18 inches 2018 Notes: Expressing happy times, and cherished memories. The colors are bright. Bold brushstrokes suggest upliftment, vibrance, an energy of positiveness. A sense of aliveness and buoyancy prevails.

The Circle of My Soul
The Circle of My Soul

Acrylic & ink on canvas 12 inches x 12 inches 2018 (Melbourne Collection) Notes: The black circle is the enzo. Rendered in a single brushstroke and in one slow complete breath. Part of Zenga, the Japanese art of Zen.

Winter Melody
Winter Melody

Mixed media on canvas 20 inches x 20 inches 2017 (Melbourne) Notes: A time to hibernate, to go inwards and contemplate as temperatures drop and days become shorter.

Billowing Passion
Billowing Passion

Ink and Acrylic on paper 22 inches x 30 inches Year completed: 2016 Notes: Going within and connecting with my inner fire. The mood is heightened. Energy gathers into a fireball of passion. I got to just let it out. It cannot be contained any longer.

Strength
Strength

Ink and acrylic on paper 22 inches x 30 inches Year completed: 2016 Notes: Strength is one thing that we always need. Not just physical strength, but mental, emotional and spiritual strength. At times when life serves a platter of dramas for us to contend with, often brute strength is not enough. We need inner strength, that comes from various ways and through different means, be it through prayer, meditation, religious study, or service to the community.

Birth of Mother
Birth of Mother

Artist's Collection Bronze sculpture Height: 13 inches. Maximum Width: 12 inches Year completed: 2013 Notes: Celebrating The Mother Series, two sculptures were made in solid bronze, each weighing 18 kilos. This is the first piece, and shows the woman arising from a lotus, a flower synonymous with one’s spiritual development. The woman spots a wild, flowing mane, depicting a very strong energy body.

Going with the Flow
Going with the Flow

Collage & acrylic on canvas 28 inches x 61.5 inches Year completed: 2014 Notes: A boddhisattva rides the The Flow of life. It has been wisely said that all we have to do is to get into The Flow. Because once you are in The Flow, that Flow will support you.

Milestones in Stupa
Milestones in Stupa

Collage & acrylic on canvas 30 inches x 24 inches Year completed: 2014 Notes: A novel painting that can be displayed either vertically or horizontally, as stupas point two options for directions. A collage using stupas from Tibetan prayer flags.

Ganesha Dream
Ganesha Dream

Oil on canvas 24 inches x 30 inches Year completed: 2013 Notes: Indeed a very popular Hindu deity, Ganesha is hailed as a god of wisdom and good fortune. Said to be the remover of obstacles, he is particularly worshipped by the merchant community, as the bringer of good luck in business ventures. His vehicle is the mouse.

The Blue Healer
The Blue Healer

Oil on canvas 20 inches x 24 inches Year completed: 2012 Notes: A contemporary Ganesha, the Hindu deity renowned as the remover of obstacles. Blue, a color synonymous with calmness, tranquility and healing predominates.

Gotcha
Gotcha

Acrylic & Ink on canvas 18 inches x 24 inches Year completed: 2016 Notes: It is time for play. The blocks and squares symbolise the many blockages we experience in life. Ganesha, the remover of obstacles, moves these blocks, and catches his vehicle, the scampering mouse. The message here is also to take ourselves less seriously, and lighten the loads we tend to carry in our minds.

The Treasury of The Gods
The Treasury of The Gods

Collage in acrylic and ink on canvas Diameter: 12 inches Year completed: 2015 Notes: All too often, on earth, money talks with the loudest voice. Imagination ferries the viewer into the treasury of the Gods, where one is simply at a loss for words at the richness of the Heavens.

Prosperity
Prosperity

Acrylic on canvas 55 inches x 67 inches 140 cm x 170 cm 2019 Notes: Celebrating the vibrant colors synonymous with the festive season of the Chinese lunar new year.

Memory Waves
Memory Waves

Acrylic on canvas 24 inches x 30 inches Year completed: 2015 Notes: Memory comes and goes in waves, and often provides us with great comfort. Beautiful memories of good times gone by are always a joy to recollect. Yet even adverse memories of sad times and negative circumstances, can still be of equal importance. For even though one might prefer to forget such memories, these can remind us of events that we perhaps may have learnt from. Every memory has its reason and place in our lives.

The Eye of Maya
The Eye of Maya

Acrylic on canvas 13 inches x 13 inches Year completed: 2017 Notes: We live in the world of maya: of illusions. Maya is often represented by water. And here we have waves, denoting the ever changing patterns of the mind.

Forest Waves
Forest Waves

Acrylic on canvas 32 inches x 32 inches Year completed: 2015 Notes: In many Asian cultures, forests offer a place for spiritual development and meditation. Forests, known to be the home of sacred spirits, also represent immortality. The forest appears in “waves”, towering trees piercing into the sky, skirted by a plethora of luxuriant foliage.

Mindwaves
Mindwaves

Acrylic & ink on canvas A collection of 3 paintings: 24 inches x 24 inches, and two smaller paintings, each sized 11.5 inches x 11.5 inches Year completed: 2015 Notes: One of the most amazing possessions we have is our minds. One can imagine what existence would be like without the mind. The energy of the mind is astonishing and when keenly aware and alert, is at its most passionate. Such a mind can proceed to accomplish what might seem the impossible. It can take us to great heights.

When Mindwaves Meet
When Mindwaves Meet

Acrylic & ink on canvas 18 inches x 18 inches Year completed: 2015 (Melbourne) Notes: Waves of colors are believed to signify spiritual energy. As light is energy, and color is light, color is indeed energy. In the Genesis, we read of that very first command: Let there be light. Hence, the declaration of let there be energy, leading to the creation of the fabulous, surprising, and oftentimes unpredictable mind.

Mountain Waves
Mountain Waves

Acrylic on canvas 18 inches x 36 inches Year completed: 2015 Notes: Mountains often feature in wave like formations. Undulating stretches of highlands rolling on and on, in the countryside. Mountains have always been considered to be the sacred abodes of the Gods, and are believed to be the meeting place between heaven and earth. Mountains symbolise strength, and teaches us to set our minds and our hearts on our highest goals.

Tempest
Tempest

Acrylic on canvas 30 inches x 30 inches Year completed: 2015 Notes: Waves hold tremendous power of massive inertia. And ancient beliefs have compared waves caused by storms to the arousing of dragons, living in the depths of the seas. Waves, in such instances, also symbolise sudden inroads of the unconscious, when instinctive impulses to attack the spirit are spurred.

Kitty @ Torii
Kitty @ Torii

Collage in acrylic and oil on wood 17.5 inches x 23.5 inches Year completed: 2015 Notes: Traditionally, the Japanese torii, or gateway, marks the entrance to a shrine, from the profane and into the space of the sacred. There are no doors on a torii, and the popular interpretation of this absence, is said to be a sign of the perpetual openness of the shrine. As the old meets the new, the lucky cat, a popular icon of the Land of the Rising Sun, stands sentinel, playing gatekeeper.

Hidden Wisdom
Hidden Wisdom

Acrylic & oil on canvas 26 inches x 30.5 inches Year completed: 2015 Notes: Honouring the enzo, which in the Japanese means ‘a circle’. Traditionally, the enzo is rendered in one brushstroke, in one single breath, and forms a meditation amongst practitioners of Zen art. In this instance, the enzo, takes centrestage, in a field of vibrant colors, holding the many precious wisdoms of life.

Phoenix Rising
Phoenix Rising

Acrylic & 0il on canvas 40 inches x 40 inches 2017 Notes: An abstraction celebrating the mythical phoenix. Legends tell of how this fabled bird burnt itself, only to rise again from its ashes, in splendour. The phoenix is an auspicious symbol for many Asian cultures.

The Dragon @ 66
The Dragon @ 66

Acrylic on canvas 61 inches x 81 inches 2017 Notes: An abstraction of a popular symbol of prosperity and power for many Asian traditions, the dragon continues to fascinate.

The Song of Trees
The Song of Trees

Acrylic on canvas 40 inches x 40 inches 2017 Notes: The artist has always been fascinated by trees n honours these gifts of Mother Nature on canvas.

Tango
Tango

Acrylic on canvas 12 inches x 12 inches 2017 (Melbourne) Notes: From the Dance Series, Tango celebrates the mystique of this exhilarating dance.

A Zest for Love
A Zest for Love

Collage with acrylic on canvas 20 inches x 20 inches 2017 (Melbourne) Notes: There are no limits to love. We all need love and so do all living beings & things on this planet. Do not be afraid to love.

Calypso
Calypso

Acrylic on canvas 12 inches by 12 inches 2017 (Melbourne) Notes: Abstract of brilliant hues of an exhuberant dance.

The Crucible
The Crucible

Acrylic on canvas 48 inches x 48 inches Year completed: 2015 Notes: There’s always a great deal going on in the crucible of life. The fires of purification are aglow with heat being generated in the process. The mood is vibrant as fears get burnt away.

Dream Garden
Dream Garden

Acrylic & Oil on canvas 58.5 inches x 41 inches Year completed: 2015 Notes: A profusion of pink flowers, reminiscent of sakura, the cherry blossoms of Japan, take pride of place in the artist's Dream Garden. This is her place for Lila, or play, and inspiration.

Dreamlands
Dreamlands

Oil & acrylic on canvas 18 inches x 24 inches Year completed: 2016 (Melbourne) Notes: In The Talmud, it is written that “The dream is its own interpretation.” Indeed, dreams are perhaps the other side of our waking life. Like myths, claimed Erich Fromm, “ dreams offer vital communications from ourselves to ourselves.”

The Birth of A Star
The Birth of A Star

Acrylic on canvas 32 inches x 32 inches Year completed: 2016 Notes: Stars have often been associated with deities. Polynesians believe that stars are the eyes of heaven, observing happenings on earth, whilst the Chinese attest that stars directly affect the events on our planet. Very few things can rival the beauty of a star-filled sky, and through the ages, countless poets, artists, and music lovers have continued to romanticise the stars.

Spirit of the Mountain ll
Spirit of the Mountain ll

Ink on canvas 40 inches x 40 inches 100 cm x 100 cm Year completed: 2013 Notes: Believed to be the abode of the Gods, mountains represent strength and the power within the landscape. Indeed exuding quite a masculine energy. However, balance is at hand, ensured by the feminine presence of the spirit of the mountain. Huge flowers burst in jubilation across the sky, whilst below, the foliage is one of aliveness and abundance.

Sunset at Peace Pond
Sunset at Peace Pond

Collage in acrylic and oil on canvas 45 inches x 59.25 inches Year completed: 2016 Notes: Words of peace bless the depths of a garden pond. The time is sunset, and as the sun sinks beyond the horizon, we once again give thanks for abundance and peace.

Magical Peace
Magical Peace

Acrylic on canvas 36.5 inches x 76 inches Year completed: 2013 Notes: The bamboo is said to be a symbol of peace, and in ancient times, the Chinese believed that the phoenix, that mythical bird, fed exclusively on bamboo. Here, the evergreen bamboo is presented in red, with the latter color being synonymous with good luck, good fortune and auspiciousness, for the Chinese.

Lifelines 1
Lifelines 1

Acrylic on canvas 24 inches x 36 inches Year completed: 2015 Notes: A celebration of the color Black. What is black to you? Is it a color of chic sophistication, of sleekness, and the fashion world? Or is it a negative color of darkness, and of death?Yet black, often pegged a non-color, really contains all the colors. Black is what it is to you.

Lifelines 2
Lifelines 2

Acrylic on canvas 24 inches x 36 inches Year completed: 2015 Notes: The twin painting in the Lifelines duo, but this time there are more hints of red, with a cheery yellow peeking out.

ART  by  Gloria Keh